The man who runs Charlottesville Area Transit says he’s made it easier for bus riders to get to grocery stores. John Jones says this year’s route changes have affected the traffic volume for some stores. Jones says bus riders who live on Routes 4 and 6 had no direct access to grocery stores until CAT reconfigured the routes on January 4th. He suspects it’s added to the business of the Food Lion in Willoughby Square at the expense of the Pantops Food Lion.
Comedian Joan Rivers remains on life support after being hospitalized in serious condition due to cardiac arrest.
U.S. manufacturing activity hit a nearly 3-1/2-year high last month, a sign the economy entered the third quarter on strong footing.
Billionaire James Irsay, owner of the Indianapolis Colts, was arrested in March after failing roadside field-sobriety tests.
Cole Hamels set up a combined no-hitter for the Philadelphia Phillies as they beat the Atlanta Braves 7-0 at Turner Field in Atlanta.
The Islamic State militant group released a video purporting to show the beheading of U.S. hostage Steven Sotloff.